The Martyrdom of Sts. Perpetua and Felicitas
Tells the story of the arraignment, imprisonment and execution in the arena of a young Roman noblewoman and her friends from the church in Africa.
Run time 42 min.
Contains one of the few autobiographical accounts from the ancient world written by a woman -- and an African woman at that! -- which have come down to us.
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April 21, 2009
A most interesting account of these early martyrs, beautifully rendered. Thank you, Maria!